Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

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From chart-topping singles to sold-out venues and international acclaim, these artists have left an indelible mark on the music landscape. Let’s explore the top 10 biggest Nigerian artists who have defined the musical narrative in 2023.

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Rema

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

In 2023 Rema, propelled Nigerian music to unprecedented global heights with his hit single “Calm Down.” Collaborating with American popstar Selena Gomez, the song reached the No. 3 position on the Billboard Hot 100, spending over 52 weeks on the chart.

Rema’s achievements include multiple plaques, a place in the Guinness World Record books, and the distinction of being the first African artist to perform at the Ballon D’or award ceremony. His RAVAGE EP and the monumental feat of selling out the 20,000-capacity O2 Arena solidify his status as a global icon.

Seyi Vibez

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Seyi Vibez, who broke into the mainstream in 2022 with “Chance,” continued his upward trajectory in 2023. Releasing two albums and a mixtape, Seyi Vibez delivered a string of hits that resonated across Nigeria. His consistency earned him international recognition, with appearances at the Afro Nation festival and sold-out shows in Germany at the Indigo O2 Hall.

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Mohbad

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Mohbad’s sophomore EP, “Blessed,” released in June 2023, showcased his unique voice, stunning one-liners, and a delivery that seamlessly blended Fuji and Hip-hop.

Tragically, on September 12, 2023, Mohbad passed away at the age of 27, leaving behind a legacy of two brilliant EPs and hit singles that captured the essence of joy, pain, and life.

Shallipopi

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Shallipopi, the breakout star of 2023, brought a distinctive blend of rap, Amapiano, and Edo cultural influences to the Nigerian music scene. His debut EP, “Planet Pluto,” produced four hit records, and the subsequent release of “Pluto Presido” extended his remarkable run as a hitmaker.

ODUDMODUBLVCK

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

ODUDMODUBLVCK, after gaining attention with the Zlatan-assisted “Picanto,” became a driving force in the resurgence of Hip Hop in Afrobeats.

His follow-up single, “Declan Rice,” achieved international success, even catching the attention of the footballer it was named after. ODUDMODUBLVCK’s fusion of indigenous Nigerian elements with Hip Hop made him a sought-after artist on the continent.

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Khaid

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Sulaimon Abiola, known as Khaid, made a remarkable debut in January 2022 at the age of 17 with the hit single “With You.” Signed to Neville Records, Khaid’s afrobeats and afro-fusion talents have garnered millions of views on YouTube and streams on Spotify, making him an artist to watch in 2023.

Bloody Civilian

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Bloody Civilian, an Abuja-based producer turned recording artist, contributed to the soundtrack of “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” before even releasing her debut single. Signed by Def Jam CEO Tunji Balogun, Bloody Civilian’s satirical afropop single, “How To Kill A Man,” showcases her unique perspective and style.

Boy Spyce

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Boy Spyce, a singer, songwriter, and performer from Benin City, joined Mavin Records in 2022. His self-titled debut EP, featuring the hit “Nobody,” has established him as a talented vocalist with a promising future.

Berri Tiga

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Berri Tiga, an afropop singer from Benue State, gained national attention in 2022 with the hit collaboration “Machala.” His latest release, “God,” is an upbeat tune celebrating victories, adding to his growing reputation as a rising star.

Bayanni

Top 10 Biggest Nigerian Artist Of 2023

Bayanni, a singer and songwriter signed to Mavin Records in August 2022, introduced himself with the self-titled debut EP. His standout single, “Ta Ta Ta,” is a vibrant afrobeats track laced with playful innuendo, contributing to the label’s diverse roster of talented artists.

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Somto is an Entertainment Reporter with a passion for uncovering the latest stories in the world of entertainment. As a dedicated journalist, Somto delivers in-depth reporting, exclusive interviews, and breaking news coverage.

She covers a wide range of topics, from celebrity interviews to industry trends and film reviews.

As an Entertainment Reporter for Prime Business Africa, She continues to provide comprehensive and insightful coverage of the entertainment industry, offering readers an insider's perspective on the latest developments and trends. She is a trusted source for breaking news, exclusive interviews, and thought-provoking analyses.

Somto is dedicated to providing valuable information and entertainment to her audience while upholding the highest standards of journalistic integrity.

Follow Somto on social media:

LinkedIn: Somtochukwu Bisina

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